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St. Lawrence in the News

2017

February

David Murphy, assistant professor of environmental studies
David Murphy, assistant professor of environmental studies, wrote in "The Philadelphia Inquirer" that the new Trump administration should seek a "renewable first" energy strategy.
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor of economics
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor of economics, was named in The Guardian for taking a libertarian position that is concerned about President Trump's executive orders.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
In an article featured in Vox.com, Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, cautioned against language indicating that a "deep state" exists within the U.S. government.
Paul Graham '99, associate professor of English
Paul Graham '99, associate professor of English, explained in the Syracuse Post-Standard that gluten-free is not just a trend diet, especially for those who have celiac disease.
Paul Graham '99, associate professor of English
Paul Graham '99, associate professor of English, made gluten-free fresh tortilla in the North Country Public Radio kitchen.
Robert Thacker, Dana professor of English and chair of Canadian studies
Robert Thacker, Dana professor of English and chair of Canadian studies, spoke to North Country Public Radio's Martha Foley about the meeting between President Trump and Prime Minister Trudeau.
The Wall Street Journal interviewed Alison Del Rossi, associate dean of Faculty Affairs
"The Wall Street Journal" interviewed Alison Del Rossi, associate dean of Faculty Affairs, about a paper she recently co-wrote on the value of double majors.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, has been quoted in national and international media on the purges against faculty and media in Turkey following the attempted coup.
North Country Ambassadors, a St. Lawrence University student group, has begun selling stickers to support the Canton Fountain Fund.
Untitled self portrait by David Gaither
Watertown TV station WWNY Channel 7 profiled Atlanta-artist David Gaither, whose exhibition is on display Jan. 18 to Feb. 25 at the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery.
Robert Thacker, Dana professor of English and chair of Canadian studies
Robert Thacker, Dana professor of English and chair of Canadian studies, spoke to North Country Public Radio's Martha Foley about NAFTA and its impact on the North Country economy.
Matthew Carotenuto, associate professor of history and coordinator of African studies
Matthew Carotenuto, associate professor of history and coordinator of African studies, wrote about the impact of President Trump's recent immigration and travel ban and its impact on international

January

Natalia Singer, professor of English
Natalia Singer, professor of English, wrote an article for ATTN on the Women's March in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 21, 2017.
Ronnie Olesker, associate professor of government
Ronnie Olesker, associate professor of government, wrote an opinion article featured in the "Syracuse Post-Standard" about her experiences immigrating to the United States from Israel.
St. Lawrence University was one of more than 500 theaters across the country that participated in a pre-inaugural "Ghostlight Project."
Twitter post about students heading to Washington, D.C.
About 50 St. Lawrence University students joined women and men from across Northern New York who made the trip to Washington, D.C., to take part in the Women's March on Saturday, Jan. 21.
Alexander Schreiber, associate professor of biology and R. Sheldon and Virginia H. Johnson Chair in the Sciences, was quoted in an article on how seals hunt fish in New Science.
Catherine Tedford, director of the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery
The Artstor Blog posted an entry by Catherine Tedford, director of the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, on the Street Art Graphics collection she has been collected and curated.
Karl Schonberg, vice president and dean of academic affairs
"The Philadelphia Inquirer" posted an opinion piece written by Karl Schonberg, vice president and dean of academic affairs.
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and an expert in Turkish affairs, was interviewed by the BBC following a deadly shooting at a nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey, on New Year's Eve.
2016

December

Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history
Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, was quoted in an Associated Press article about the recent violence in Turkey, including the killing of a Russian Ambassador.
Grace Harrison '19
The "New Zealand Herald" featured Grace Harrison '19, a women's hockey player from New Zealand who is considered one of the best goaltenders in NCAA's Division I women's hockey.
MIchael Schuckers, Rutherford professor of mathematics and professor of statistics
Michael Schuckers, Rutherford professor of mathematics and professor of statistics, was highlighted in a Canadian trade publication for his use of analytical data in hockey.
 Paul Graham '99, associate professor of English
North Country Public Radio hosted Paul Graham '99, associate professor of English, in its NCPR kitchen to make gluten-free crepe-like blinis, a gluten-free recipe.
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor of economics
Steven Horwitz, Charles A. Dana professor of economics, was featured on The Ross Kaminsky Show